International Standard Book and Serial Numbers (ISBN and ISSN)

International Standard Book Numbers are assigned by:

The UK International Standard Book Numbering Agency
3rd Floor
Midas House
62 Goldsworth Road
GU21 6LQ

Tel: 0870 7778712 (09.00-17.00)
Fax: 0870 7778714

While ISBNs cover monograph publications, ISSNs (International Standard Serial Numbers) cover journals, magazines and continuations. The allocation of ISSNs, as far as British serial publications are concerned is carried out entirely by:

The ISSN UK Centre
British Library
Boston Spa
West Yorkshire
LS23 7BQ

Tel: 01937 546959
Fax: 01937 546562

There is no separate registration of monographs or serials for Scotland.

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